HDB launches more than 7,500 new flats

This includes 4,277 Build-To-Order flats in Sembawang, Sengkang, Yishun and Tampines, as well as 3,291 Sale of Balance Flats. -ST

Taxman on the lookout for PIC fraud

10% of 45,000 claims it received in Feb-Oct period flagged as ‘high risk’. -ST

Understanding productivity: Why we haven't got it still

The Building and Construction Authority has been pushing the industry to upgrade its methods and rely less on cheap labour. -ST

Dad lost money, son found financial smarts

Accountancy student bucked up in studies after his father's business went bust. -ST

Home packed home - 50 workers in 2 apartments

The unit is the size of a typical two-bedroom condominium apartment and could house a family of about four comfortably. -My Paper

S'pore may lose crown as top spot for regional HQs: Tax expert

In recent years, such firms no longer choose the default option of putting their entire Asia regional headquarters in Singapore. -ST

As old buildings age, re-think rules on en bloc sales

Current rules hold back the redevelopment of ageing buildings. Should they be changed? -ST

Make higher rehiring age the law: PAP.SG

The seniors advocacy arm of the People's Action Party wants to make it a requirement for companies to raise the re-employment age to 67. -MyPaper

HDB to release two plots of land later this month for developers

There will be an Executive Condominium site at Anchorvale Crescent and a mixed commercial/residential site at Yishun Avenue 4. -AsiaOne

S'pore set to benefit from boost to global economy: PM Lee

He says a vibrant world economy will support exports and draw investments. -ST

CEO trims the fat for company to get bigger

A sprawling semiconductor company also saved millions in excess costs. -ST

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AirAsia X facing trouble paying staff salaries

AirAsia X staff were informed that payment of their wages and allowances would be on a staggered basis for the month of October. -Reuters

Uphill climb to success for women in business

Challenges can include difficulties in raising credit and a lack of childcare support. -ST


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The uncommon everyman banker

Samuel Tsien, group CEO of OCBC Bank, is banking on the values and qualities of Everyman Sam to guide OCBC through the wake of the global financial crisis. -BT